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Colorado Springs, Colorado

Req #: R133206


  • US - CO, Colorado Springs

In a world of possibilities, pursue one with endless opportunities. Imagine Next!

When it comes to what you want in your career, if you can imagine it, you can do it at Parsons.  Imagine a career working with intelligent, diverse people sharing a common quest. Imagine a workplace where you can be yourself. Where you can thrive. Where you can find your next, right now. We’ve got what you’re looking for.

Job Description:

Responsibilities included but are not limited to:

  • Responsible for planning, implementation, and maintenance of SGS solutions.

  • Manage, design, configure and maintain cloud-based infrastructure for different Federal Government customers.

  • You will be responsible for maintaining these systems, configuring both operating systems and software products, as well as installing required software patches and security updates for the systems.

  • Execute cyber hardening through DISA STIG implementation / System Hardening and working within Configuration-Managed Environments.

  • Prepare and submit status reports, and technical briefs, as required, to supervisor, senior management, and customers.

  • Provide system troubleshooting skills and develop alternative solutions

  • Develop, revise, and update standard operating procedures (SOPs) for maintenance on associated systems and network assets.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Must currently possess a Secret security clearance.

  • System Administration skills in an Enterprise Windows Server environment.

  • Previous DoD experience with classified and unclassified networks.

  • Information technology (IT) security principles and methods (e.g., firewalls, demilitarized zones, encryption).

  • Experience with installation and maintenance of authentication/authorization software e.g. Active Directory

  • Experience with VMware ESXi host, clusters, managing virtual machines, and configuration.

  • Experience with interpretation and application of Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs)

  • Great interpersonal and communications skills with a desire and ability to work in a highly collaborative environment.

  • Must be comfortable working in a fast-paced, matrixed support environment supporting several simultaneous efforts, and possess a willingness to take the initiative to learn new tools and concepts quickly.

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Information Technology or Computer Science and 5+ years of system administration. Additional years of experience may be substituted in place a Bachelor’s Degree.

  • Requirement: DoD IAT Level 2 Certification must be obtained prior to or within 60 days of hire. ONE of the following certifications fills this requirement:

    • Security+ CE Certification

    • CCNA Security

    • CySA+

    • GICSP

    • GSEC

    • CND

    • SSCP

Preferred Qualifications:

  • System Administration skills in Red Hat Linux

  • AWS GovCloud Experience a BIG plus

  • Experience with installation and maintenance of SQL databases

  • Experience with cybersecurity tools e.g. ACAS, SIEM, HBSS

Minimum Clearance Required to Start:


This position is part of our Federal Solutions team.

Our Federal Solutions segment delivers resources to our US government customers that ensure the success of missions around the globe. Our diverse, intelligent employees drive the state of the art as they provide services and solutions in the areas of defense, security, intelligence, infrastructure, and environmental. We promote a culture of excellence and close-knit teams that take pride in delivering, protecting, and sustaining our nation's most critical assets, from Earth to cyberspace. Throughout the company, our people are anticipating what’s next to deliver the solutions our customers need now.

Salary Range: 

$67,400.00 - $118,000.00

We value our employees and want our employees to take care of their overall wellbeing, which is why we offer best-in-class benefits such as medical, dental, vision, paid time off, Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP), 401(k), life insurance, flexible work schedules, and holidays to fit your busy lifestyle!

The position may require a COVID vaccination or an approved accommodation/exemption for a disability/medical condition or religious belief as required by federal, state, provincial or local mandates or customer requirements. 

Parsons is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity, equity, inclusion, and accessibility in the workplace. Diversity is ingrained in who we are, how we do business, and is one of our company’s core values. Parsons equally employs representation at all job levels for minority, female, disabled, protected veteran and LGBTQ+.

We truly invest and care about our employee’s wellbeing and provide endless growth opportunities as the sky is the limit, so aim for the stars! Imagine next and join the Parsons quest—APPLY TODAY!

Colorado Springs, Colorado

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Founded in 1944, Parsons, an engineering, construction, technical, and management services firm with revenues of $2.7 billion in 2011, is 100% owned by the Employee Stock Ownership Trust. We conquer the toughest logistical challenges and deliver design/design-build, program/construction management, and other professional services packaged in innovative alternative delivery methods to federal, regional, and local government agencies, as well as to private industrial customers worldwide. Parsons is a leader in many diversified markets with a focus on transportation, environmental/infrastructure, and defense/security.

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